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By the time I get all the Christmas decorations down and put away (which was the day after Christmas this year -- I wasn't playing around), it's already time to start decorating for Valentine's Day. But to be totally honest, after putting away all the Christmas decorations away, the last thing I want to do is start decorating for a different … [Read more...]

Heart Shaped Frosted Brownies

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, I thought it only fitting that I share this recipe for Heart Shaped Frosted Brownies! You know -- because -- sweet tooth and all. Don't be all judgy Mc Judgerson! :) Since I've been doing fairly well with my resolutions, a little decadence (in moderation, of course) is absolutely fine. And, it's … [Read more...]

Heart Crafts for Kids

Almost one month down, y'all! If you feel like January just flew by (like I do), slow down a little bit in February, sit down with your children and make some of these adorable heart crafts for kids. I've compiled a list of 20+ crafts perfect for varying age groups. Heart Crafts for Kids Simple Heart Craft for Toddlers // Talk about a cheap … [Read more...]

Pink Hot Chocolate

This cold weather calls for hot drinks! And since it's almost February, Pink Hot Chocolate is a perfect and festive way to warm up this winter. Since we live in Texas and don't get too many really cold days, we thoroughly enjoy indulging in hot drinks when the weather permits. You can usually find us bundled up drinking either Pink Hot … [Read more...]

“You Make My Heart Pop” Valentines + Printable

There are two times of the year that my children have sugar overload -- Halloween and Valentine's Day. Since we really try to watch how much sugar our children consume, we kind of let them splurge these two days of the year. But if you aren't particularly fond of all the candy on Valentine's Day, these You Make My Heart Pop Valentines are a perfect … [Read more...]

“I Chews You” Valentine + Printable

With Valentine's Day just a couple weeks away, I've been in prep mode. Since we will be busy with Disney the first part of February, I wanted to go ahead and get all the Valentine's Day things taken care of so I'm not rushing around at the last minute. And not to toot my own horn or anything, but I'm pretty happy with how things are coming along. … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Mini Whoopie Pies With Marshmallow Cream Cheese Frosting

When it's Valentine's Day time -- it's hard to not be all about the sweet desserts, like these Red Velvet Mini Whoopie Pies with Marshmallow Cream Cheese Frosting. Especially with all those resolutions we made to stay away from them. Somehow denying ourselves these sweet, delectable treats only intensifies the desire to indulge. Or maybe that's … [Read more...]

Conversation Heart Cookies

These Conversation Heart Cookies are so cute and perfect for Valentine's Day! Now that Christmas is over, I'm in full time Valentine's Day mode. All the Christmas decor is taken down and put away nicely in the attic, and the Valentine's decor is showing up around the house. Even in the kitchen, y'all. One of my recipe contributors whipped up this … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Popcorn

With less than a week until Valentine's Day, I wanted to share at least one more Valentine's Day snack idea. How does Valentine's Popcorn sound? I have some more ideas floating around in my head, but with limited time I'm not sure if I'll be able to share them before everyone starts celebrating. This Valentine's Popcorn is super simple to make … [Read more...]

I Think You’re Sharp Pencil Valentine

If you don't want to send your child to school this year with candy on Valentine's Day, this I Think You're Sharp Pencil Valentine is such a cute alternative. Every year I try to think of ways NOT to send candy to school on Valentine's Day. Sure, the kids love it, but the teachers and parents, well that's another story. A couple years ago I sent … [Read more...]